F.W. Woolworth Store, Portland, ca. 1946

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F.W. Woolworth Store, Portland, ca. 1946

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The F.W. Woolworth department store opened on Congress Street in Portland, on November 7, 1946. Woolworth's was one of the most successful five-and-dime stores in the United States.

The building remained largely unchanged in 2014.

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  • Title: F.W. Woolworth Store, Portland, ca. 1946
  • Creator: Tichnor Bros., Inc.
  • Creation Date: circa 1946
  • Subject Date: circa 1946
  • Location: Portland, Cumberland County, ME
  • Media: Linen texture postcard
  • Dimensions: 9 cm x 14 cm
  • Collection: The Tichnor Brothers Collection
  • Object Type: Text and Image

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